TECHNOLOGY:  

Using light to prevent cancer.

AFFILIATION:   Onko Solutions, LLC, Austin, Texas, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Track: Medical & Biotech
Area: Infectious Disease
Tech Readiness: TRL 6

Tech Brief: Onko has developed a portable medical device for effective, reliable, fast and non-invasive screening for cervical cancer. It does not require costly laboratory equipment, subjective analysis or a tissue sample. Our device provides non-invasive screening with instantaneous results. Its portability allows it to be used in disadvantaged areas.

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: We have developed a low-cost, portable, safe, minimally invasive solution that easily fits into a technician’s hand. Our device allows the test to be administered by a nurse, medical technologist, or itinerant semi-skilled medical personnel producing instant results even on unusual conditions. With a sensitivity greater than 85% this low-cost test that requires no lab work is a significant breakthrough in the healthcare industry and women’s healthcare.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Org Type: Mid-stage Startup (A or B)
Website: http://www.onko.us
Booth Number: T207